With less than four percent market share, Microsoft Edge browser is clearly not as popular as other web browsers among PC users. The Edge browser has most of the features available in third-party web browsers but lacks the huge number of extensions available for its competitors.
Edge browser prompts you to save passwords by default. While managing saved passwords is not as easy as third-party web browsers, you can easily view and delete passwords saved in Edge browser.
As pointed out earlier, Edge asks you to save passwords with default settings. If it’s not prompting you to save passwords, you have likely configured the Edge browser to not to ask to save passwords.
If Edge is not saving passwords in Windows 10, follow the given below directions to make Edge browser save passwords in Windows 10.
Note that this method is for Edge browser on Windows 10 only. It cannot help you if you are using Microsoft Edge browser on iPhone or Android.
Turn on or off password saving in Chromium-Edge in Windows 10
If you are on legacy Edge, scroll down the page for directions.
Step 1: Type edge://settings/passwords in the address bar and press Enter key to open the Passwords page.
Step 2: Here, turn on the Offer to save passwords option to make Edge browser save passwords. Turn off the same if you don’t want Edge to offer you save passwords.
Make legacy Edge browser save passwords in Windows 10
Step 1: Start the Edge browser. Click the three dots icon (located top-right) and then click Settings to open the same.
Step 2: Scroll down and click View advanced settings button.
Step 3: Scroll down to see Privacy and services section. Here, turn on Offer to save passwords option to make Edge browser ask you to save passwords.
Remember that Edge browser doesn’t save passwords without your permission. It saves username and password only when you allow it to save them.
In Edge browser, open a website that requires you to enter your username and password to sign-in. Edge should now ask you to save username and password. Click Yes button to save your credentials.